Category Archives: 3D motion analysis

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Automated extraction and validation of children’s gait parameters with the Kinect

Authors: Saeid Motiian, Paola Pergami, Keegan Guffey, Corrie A Mancinelli and Gianfranco Doretto BioMedical Engineering OnLine 2015 14:112 Published: 2 December 2015 Abstract Background Gait analysis for therapy regimen prescription and monitoring requires patients to physically access clinics with specialized equipment. The timely availability of such infrastructure at the right frequency is especially … Continue reading

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RESEARCH: Comparative abilities of Microsoft Kinect and Vicon 3D motion capture for gait analysis.

J Med Eng Technol. 2014 May 30:1-7. [Epub ahead of print] Pfister A, West AM, Bronner S, Noah JA. Full article information here Abstract Biomechanical analysis is a powerful tool in the evaluation of movement dysfunction in orthopaedic and neurologic … Continue reading

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RESEARCH: Range of motion assessment of the shoulder and elbow joints using a motion sensing input device: A pilot study.

Technol Health Care. 2014 Jun 4. [Epub ahead of print] Hawi N, Liodakis E, Musolli D, Suero EM, Stuebig T, Claassen L, Kleiner C, Krettek C, Ahlers V, Citak M. Full article info here Abstract BACKGROUND: Motion sensing input devices … Continue reading

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Full body gait analysis with Kinect

Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2012 Aug;2012:1964-7. Gabel M, Gilad-Bachrach R, Renshaw E, Schuster A. +/- Click for more/less AbstractHuman gait is an important indicator of health, with applications ranging from diagnosis, monitoring, and rehabilitation. In practice, the … Continue reading

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Research: Validity of the Microsoft Kinect for assessment of postural control.

Gait Posture. 2012 Jul;36(3):372-7. Clark RA, Pua YH, Fortin K, Ritchie C, Webster KE, Denehy L, Bryant AL.Source: Department of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia. AbstractClinically feasible methods of assessing postural control … Continue reading

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